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Liudmila Mikhailovna Ermakova

Liudmila Mikhailovna Ermakova, Russian philologist, educator. Achievements include research in Japanese ancient poetry, poetics and mythology, translations of the Japanese ancient and medieval works of literature and contemporary literature & studies of the Japanese-Russian cultural encounters from XVII central to the beginning of XX cent.

Background

  • Ermakova, Liudmila Mikhailovna was born on September 27, 1945 in Moscow.

  • Education

    • Master of Science, Moscow State University, Institute Oriental Languages, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy in Japanese Philology, Russian Academy of Sciences, 1974. Doctor of Letters in Japanese Philology, Russian Academy of Sciences, 1991.

    Career

    • Head department State Library. Foreign Lits., Moscow, 1975—1988. Head department Far Eastern and Southeast Asian literature Institute Oriental Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences, 1992—1998.

      Guest professor International Research Center Japanese Studies, Kyoto, 1995—1996. Professor Kobe Municipal Institute Foreign Studies, Kobe, Japan, since 1999.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research in Japanese ancient poetry, poetics and mythology, translations of the Japanese ancient and medieval works of literature and contemporary literature & studies of the Japanese-Russian cultural encounters from XVII central to the beginning of XX cent.

    Works

    • Translator: Kojiki 2nd volunteer, Norito from 'Engi shiki (X central)', Semmyo from 'Shoku Nihongi (VIII cent), Yamato-monogatari. (The Tale of Yamato, X central). Author: Tidings about Iapan-island in Russia of the old times, and other matters.

      Monograph study. Moscow, “Languages of Slavic Culture”, 2005. Translator: Nihon Shoki.

      (The Annals of Japan, VIII central), Yamato-hime-no mikoto seiki. (The Life of Yamato-hime, a priestess in Ise Shrine) Sanct-Petersburg. Author: Speeches of Gods & Songs of People.

    Membership

    Master: Japanese Society Slavic and East European Studies (Kyoto). Fellow: Society Cultures and Folklore Asian Minorities (Tokyo), Society Ancient Japanese Literature (Kyoto), Association Japanology Russia (Moscow). Member: Committee 100 Persons Kyoto's Creation.

    Connections

    • Married; 1 child Yura Okamoto.
    • child: Yura Okamoto Ermakova
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    Born September 27, 1945
    (age 71)
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    • 1968
      Moscow State University
    • 1974
      Russian Academy Sciences
    • 1991
      Russian Academy Sciences
    • 1975 - 1988
      Head, department State Library Foreign Lits.
      Moscow, Idaho, United States
    • 1992 - 1998
      head, department Far Eastern and Southeast Asian literature Institute Oriental Studies
    • 1995 - 1996
      guest professor, International Research Center Japanese Studies
      Kyoto, Japan
    • 1999
      professor, Kobe Municipal Institute Foreign Studies
      Kobe, Hyogo, Japan